Jakub Jan Ryba

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Jakub Jan Ryba was a highly talented Czech composer, versatile musician, and active teacher and writer on music in the era of Mozart and Beethoven. Born in 1765 in a small village belonging to the Benedictine…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Czech Christmas Mass in D major Choral
Rozmilý slavícku, pastorella for soprano, flute, organ & orchestra Orchestral
Spi, spi, nevinátko (Sleep, Sleep, Innocent Baby), carol Vocal Music
Libou písnicku (A Charming Little Song) Vocal Music
Mass in E minor Choral
Pastorale for voice & orchestra, "O My Lovely Nightingale" Vocal Music
String Quartet in D minor Chamber Music
Jak Mile Rozkosne, pastoral for voice Vocal Music
Usni, malé poupátko (Sleep, Little Bud), song in D major for voice & organ Vocal Music
Missa Solemnis in C major, for solo voices, mixed chorus & wind ensemble 1810 Choral
Rajskou radost pocituje (With Heavenly Joy Imbued) Choral
Pastorella in D major (N tri krále) (for Epiphany) ("Umlknetee, pokleknete") Choral
Co pastýri, copak to má znamenat (What, Shepherds, Does This Augur) Choral
Usni, muj Jezísku (Sleep, My Sweet Baby Jesus) Choral
Missa pastoralis in B flat major "Missa in Dominica infra Octavam" Choral
Housle, znete (Play, Violin) Choral
Vítám te, muj rozmilý Jezísku (Welcome, My Sweetest Jesus Child) Choral
Ó jak plesá ve mne (O How Exultant) Choral
Eulogy on the Feast of the Birth of Christ (What is that light?) Choral
Ejhle, opet obnovujem'narození památku (Behold, We Renew the Memory of Christmas), carol Vocal Music
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